The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Twitter, Inc.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Twitter
Rank - 114 95
Contract jobs citing Twitter 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.043% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.084% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £32.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-68.75% +52.38%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1360 1193 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.63% 50.77% 49.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 574 370
Average daily rate £368 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £213 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 79 103
Average hourly rate £23.50 £16.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.87% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Twitter across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Twitter
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Twitter across the West Midlands region.

Twitter Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Twitter
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Twitter across the West Midlands region.

Twitter Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Twitter also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Twitter.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Twitter also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Twitter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
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